Recent trading activity
Bordeaux led trade over the weekend and early part of the week, accounting for 34.8% of the total. Champagne (19.4%) and Burgundy (18.6%) followed and there was activity around Italian wines as well, with Piedmont (6.6%) and Tuscany (7.9%) taking the next greatest shares.
Top-selling Bordeaux this weekend
One of the weekend’s top-traded Bordeaux wines was Château Ducru-Beaucaillou 2009. The wine last traded at £2,675 per 12×75 case, up 41.1% on its release price.
Other ‘on’ vintages of Bordeaux were also in focus this weekend, especially the 2019 vintage.
There has been a marked demand for high quality Bordeaux vintages this year. In descending order, the top traded Bordeaux vintages year-to-date are: 2019, 2009, 2018, 2010, 2016, 2000 and 2005.
Opportunities to buy Bordeaux
There are currently over 5,000 LIVE offers for Bordeaux on the exchange.
Liv-ex analysis is drawn from the world’s most comprehensive database of fine wine prices. The data reflects the real time activity of Liv-ex’s 600 merchant members from across the globe. Together they represent the largest pool of liquidity in the world – currently £80m of bids and offers across 16,000 wines. Independent data, direct from the market.